Course Catalog » Nursing 223B

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 223B
Course Title: Theories and Methods of Symptom Science
Units: 2.5
School: Nursing
Department: Physiological Nursing

Course Description: This course is in the series of courses for the Biobehavioral Research Training in Symptom Science. In this course, trainees will gain a working understanding of symptom science, analyze theories and designs appropriate to the study of symptom science and symptom management, and discuss the application of the symptom management model developed at UCSF. The course will also focus on operational definitions and measures of the symptom experience (symptom perception, evaluation and response).
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: Approved fellowship application and admission to the Biobehavioral Research Training in Symptom Science, enrolled in the Nursing PhD program, or consent of instructors.
Activities: Seminar, Independent Study, Laboratory, Project

Instructor of Record: H. Leutwyler
Additional Instructor(s): M. Wallhagen
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Spring
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? Yes